The Valley of Landmarks. This is how Valcamonica is known worldwide for its rock art, recognized as World Heritage Site by Unesco. Valcamonica means culture, art and history, but also sport and nature, thanks to the cycle route along Oglio River and the numerous routes for mountain bike, ranging from glaciers to lakes, with 55% of protected surface with Adamello and Stelvio Natural Parks. Valcamonica is also wellbeing and good food and wine, with the modern thermal baths of Boario and the possibility to have some delicious wine&food tasting.
In particular the highlights of this tour are Capo di Ponte, where you can visit of the UNESCO heritage (Naquane Rupestrian Art National Park, Archaeological Park of Massi di Cemmo, Tour of the Mupre, the National Prehistory Museum), parish church of S. Siro and Monastery of S. Salvatore (both Romanesque buildings); Cerveno with the Sanctuary of the Via Crucis (Stations of the Cross) with the XVIII century wooden statues; Breno to see the Roman temple of Minerva and castle; Darfo Boario Terme to relax at the Thermal baths of Boario; Pisogne with the Church of Santa Maria della Neve with XVI century frescoes by Romanino; Monte Isola, that is the largest lacustrian island in Europe; Iseo and its the historical centre; Soncino for the Sforza fortress of the XV century; and finally the peat-bogs of Marcaria and Belforte.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN PASSO DEL TONALE
Transfer from the airport (Malpensa, Orio al Serio or Linate) to Passo del Tonale. Dinner at a local restaurant with complete gourmet menu (beverages included) and overnight stay in hotel.
DAY 2: BOARIO TERME & CAPO DI PONTE, UNESCO HERITAGE SITE
After breakfast departure by bike to Darfo Boario Terme. Lunch near Capo di Ponte in a local restaurant with light gourmet menu (beverages included). Free tour of the UNESCO heritage and continuation of the ride to Boario. Late afternoon arrival at the hotel at Boario Terme. Dinner in a local restaurant with complete gourmet menu (beverages included) and overnight stay in hotel.
DAY 3: ISEO LAKE
After breakfast departure by bike towards Iseo Lake, passing through Pisogne, Sale Marasino, Sulzano, Iseo, Clusane and Paratico. Lunch in a local restaurant in Palazzolo (beverages included). In the afternoon you’ll start your tour to Soncino, where you’ll have dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 4: COUNTRYSIDE
After breakfast departure from Soncino to Pontevico by bus. Your bike ride will start from Pontevico crossing Ostiano, Isola Dovarese, Canneto sull’Oglio and Piadena. Lunch in a local restaurant in Calvatone (beverages included). In the afternoon bike ride start from Calvatone to Acquanegra, Bozzolo, San Martino dell’Argine, Marcaria. Arrival in San Matteo delle Chiaviche di Viadana (boats bridge). Transfer by bus to the hotel. Dinner in a local restaurant (beverages not included) and overnight stay in hotel.
DAY 5: DEPARTURE
Breakfast, free time, transfer by bus to the airport (Malpensa, Orio al Serio or Linate) and return home.
The tour includes:
- 4 nights in selected 3-4* hotelS/B&B with breakfast
- Lunches and dinners as in the program
- 2 Transfers from/to the airports (Malpensa, Orio al Serio or Linate)
- Bike rental
- Baggage transport
The tour does not include:
- tourist taxes, extras and everything else not included in the list “The tour includes”.
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